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University of Virginia Library

University of Virginia

Address: 160 McCormick Road
Charlottesville, Virginia
United States

County: Albemarle View map of all libraries in Albemarle County.

Region: Mid-Atlantic

Phone: 434-924-3021

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Library details: University of Virginia Library is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with University of Virginia (view map) . The collection of the library contains 4,730,000 volumes. The library circulates 141,000 items per year. The library serves a population of 21,282 FTE Enrollment.

Other Info: Member of the Association of Research Libraries Member of the Association of Southeastern Research Libraries (ASERL) Member of Samvera Community Member of the Blacklight Community Member of Fedora Community Member of APTrust Community Member of the NDSA Community Member of the Lyrasis Community Member of the DuraSpace Community

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Administration: The director of the library is John Unsworth .

Organizational structure: The library is part of a publicly-funded organization. It operates on a Non-profit financial model.

Academic Level: The library Serves an educational institution at the University level. The Carnegie Foundation designates this institution as: Doctoral Universities: Very High Research Activity (level 15).

Affiliations: The library is a member of the Association of Research Libraries

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 21,282FTE Students
Collection size4,730,000volumes
Annual Circulation141,000transactions

wi-fi available Wireless: The library offers wireless access to the Internet. See Information Desk for Wireless access

Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemSymphony1996
Previous Automation SystemNOTIS1987
Discovery Service (w/index)EBSCO Discovery Service2014
Previous Discovery IndexPrimo Central
Discovery InterfaceBlacklight2010
Previous Discovery InterfaceiLink1996
OpenURL Link resolver360 Link
Federated search productApache Solr 
Electronic Resource ManagementBLUEcloud eRM 
Institutional RepositorySamvera/Fedora 
Digital Asset ManagementAvalon, Shared Shelf 
Archives ManagementArchivesSpace 
Web Content ManagementDrupal 
(* Older versions of SirsiDynix Symphony were called Unicorn)
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.

Automation Survey: We are conducting a study on the automation systems used in libraries. This survey should be completed by a person familiar with your libraries use of Symphony.
The 2022 Automation Survey has been completed for this Library.

Identifiers ID829
OCLC SymbolVA@
WorldCat Registry ID5019

Record History: This listing was created on Jun 7, 1997 and was last modified on Nov 10, 2022.

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